How the Grammys snubbed Igor Levitmain
We knew that nobody was going to watch Igor Levit playing at the Grammys, but who expected this?
From a reader:
The streamed presentation of the classical music Grammy Awards produced this rather remarkable moment.
The person who actually hosted this segment is a rough-edge comedian, Bill Burr. He was introduced and came out just after Igor Levitt played a languorous version of the first movement of the “Moonlight” Sonata. This was, verbatim, the first words out of his mouth, “
“Was I the only one who wanted to kill themselves during that piano solo?”